Palisade State Park

Current Conditions

Last Updated: February 19, 2024

Entrance Fee required for those entering and parking on the West end of the dam. Use the Parks Pass QR code on the Dam entrance sign or Iron Ranger next to Dam entrance.

Day-Use: Open. Day use payment can be made through Entrance Booth, Parks Pass QR code, or Iron Ranger at the entrance booth. Day use fee required if entering park from Golf Course parking lot.

Launch Ramp: Open to boats with electric trolling motors.

Campground: Restrooms are winterized please use Gold Hill restroom.

Water Level: 50% Full

Water Temperature:  35°

Fishing Conditions: Good –

Road Conditions: All Roads Open  

The lake is low due to recent repairs on the outlet, but we are on the rise.

Our Day Use areas are open and Gold hill Restroom is still open but the others are closed.

Sites 71-74 are open and all of the water has been turned off on other sites in all campgrounds around the park.  To make a reservation, either click on the reservation link on our parks website or call 1-800-322-3770.

For more information about the park and what is going on like us on our Facebook page. You can also check us out on Instagram!

The Golf course is walk on only, please wait for the frost to clear.  For more info call the pro shop at 435-835-4653 or go to the Palisade State Park Golf Course website at On there you can get information about the golf course and even make a tee time. 

Birdies Grill is our restaurant concessionaire for the summer. They are closed for the season. When they reopen the hours will be Monday-Saturday 8am-8pm. Sundays from 8am-2pm. You can reach them by phone at 435-835-2473 (435-835-BIRD).

If you have any questions about the campground call or 435-835-7275.